How to Add Friends in Steam (2022)

Stumbled upon someone random on steam and you want to make them friends? well yes it is possible you can add them on your friend list and you can play  any online game with them later on steam.

To make friends in steam you need to have a purchase of a minimum of $5 without any purchase you won’t be able to invite anyone as a friend on steam  so as you mean that you have already have spent a minimum of five Dollars we will tell you how to add friends on steam

To add a friend on steam

Go to Friends Menu from the toolbar

steam friends menu

The first step is to open the steam application and open the toolbar from the top of the app 

Select Add a Friend Option

add a friend in steam

Now a drop-down menu will appear select add a friend option from the drop-down menu

Generate Code Or Send Invite

generate invite code steam

Now you will have two ways by which you can add friends on steam first option is by sending a generated friend code to your friend after sending the friend code they will be able to accept your friend request by using the code on the same page on their steam account.
The next option is by sending them an invite to be your friend you can do this by clicking the send invite button and they will get a notification on their steam app once they accept the invite you will be able to add them as friends

Add Each Other on Friend List

friend list steam

Now you both will able to add each other to your friend list  and enjoy gaming together

 Also Read: Stop steam from opening automatically

Add Friends Without Paying a Penny

Well if you have not yet spent 5 dollars on steam then there are still ways in  which you can add friends on steam.

  • Firstly you can search the steam community for other players and share your invite link for or them to click and get added to your friend list.
  • You can also link your Facebook account to your Steam account to find friends on Steam,  this is one of the easiest methods  and does not require you to spend anything
  • If you have a friend who has already spent $5 then you can ask them to send you an invite and you  both can be friends on steam now
  • Also under various multiplayer games, you will get options to add friends inside the game so you do not necessarily need to add them to your steam friend list to play with them

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